This activity addresses the following US Educational Standards:

Learning Objectives:

Students will be able to

Next Generation Science Standards:

4th Grade:

5th Grade:

Middle School:

High School:

National Science Education Standards

Earth and Space Standards

Science in Personal and Social Perspectives

Geography for Life: The National Geography Standards

Essential Element 1: The World in Spatial Terms

Essential Element 5: Environment and Society

Mathematical Standards

Numbers and Operations

Understand numbers, ways of representing numbers, relationships among numbers, and number systems

Geometry

Use visualization, spatial reasoning, and geometric modeling to solve problems